Dr. What should the pater noster, and the holy candell do therto?
You're bound to listen to me, for what's the use of calling me 'pater,' and all that, if you don't mind what I say?
"High time for us—the pater's little infants—to be a-bed," he said, laughing.
I tipped the pater a pointer on that long ago, and got well cursed for my pains.
pater (or pater meus) quod dedit mihi (or mihi dedit), majus omnibus est (or majus est omnibus: or omnibus majus est).
Names like Pappah, pater, and Pre would not cling to him; they fell off at once.
For one thing, he had meant to go to Pershore: and the pater, not knowing it, started without him.
I could almost hear Davies saying that, as if pater had never so much as thought of it.
Had the pater been in the room, this might have set him against our going.
So was the pater, no end; I mean, my father was an agreeable youth also.